Found November 13, 2013 on Boiled Sports:
In the wake of nearly losing to Northern Kentucky, Purdue fans seemed apprehensive, to say the least. The small Mackey Arena crowd was unusually serene as the game started...and the lack of energy and library-quiet atmosphere allowed the underdog Blue Devils to concentrate and do what they do best: slay least for a few minutes. Central Connecticut jumped on Purdue Purdue started off sluggish in spite of AJ Hammons re-introduction into the Boiler lineup. With just over 12 minutes left in the first half, it was just a one-point game about three minutes later, Purdue's lead swelled to double digits...and at the end of the half, the Forces of Good were up 22. CentConn starts four guards and a forward...their tallest guy on the roster is 6'8"...and they rely heavily on a bunch of 6'5" to do their work. Purdue was bigger than them in most match-ups (the exceptions coming with RonJohn and Carter were in the game), and the Boilers' size j...

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